October 2021

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Instrumentation & Measurement

Product Focus: Level transmitter

Nov. 16, 2021
KROHNE’s Optiwave 6500C, a radar level transmitter for powders and dusty atmospheres, delivers continuous high measurement in silos, hoppers and containers.
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By using flow loops at TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory to generate diagnostic datasets representative of field conditions, CBM models can be trained by in-house digital services team.

Further elevating condition-based monitoring through data-driven modeling

Oct. 18, 2021
Information generated through CBM can be used to predict component failure, detect calibration drift, reduce unscheduled downtime and ultimately provide a framework for in-situ...
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Flow Measurement

Quiz Corner: Coriolis mass flowmeter orientation for vapor applications, part 1

Oct. 13, 2021
Which of the following orientations can be used to install a Coriolis mass flowmeter to measure the mass flow of a condensable vapor in a horizontal pipe?
Instrumentation still has to work, even when it is cold outside.

Extreme processes require robust measurement tools

Oct. 12, 2021
Choosing practical and cost-effective solutions to pressure and temperature measurement under extreme conditions can keep systems running smoothly and safely.
Pi Innovation 2021
Innovation Awards

Announcing the 2021 P.I. Process Instrumentation Innovation Awards winner and honorable mentions

Oct. 4, 2021
Companies presented with awards include: Swagelok, Hawk Measurement, Bedrock Automation, Emerson, Endress+Hauser, and Brooks Instrument.

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Application Corner: Troubleshooting sewage flowmeter with elevated zero

Oct. 4, 2021
Calibration checks were performed under operating conditions using relatively inaccurate calibration techniques to check the operation of the flowmeter.
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Process measurement systems across a plant should feature standardized designs to avoid variation and potential confusion for technicians.
Instrumentation & Measurement

Best practices for process instrumentation lines

Aug. 17, 2021
Proper measurement depends on the proper functionality of each component within the process instrumentation loop.